WASHINGTON, D.C. – CBS reporter Major Garrett turned up the heat on President Barack Obama in a White House News Conference over the failure of Healthcare.gov. Garrett pushed the president hard asking if there was going to be any accountability for the failures, considering that the White House had ample knowledge the website wasn’t going to work.
President Obama announced today that there should be a one year moratorium on the cancellation of insurance policies that do not comply with the Affordable Care Act. The president has no authority to write laws and may need an act of congress. Insurance companies are scrambling after having sent out over 5 million policy cancellation notices.